Category Archives: Education

Racist: Illinois Democrat Calls Bi-Racial Republican a ‘Half’ of a Minority

-By Warner Todd Huston Aurora’s Democrat State Representative, Linda Chapa LaVia, decided to let her racist flag fly on the floor of the House earlier this week when she called a bi-racial Republican a”half” of a minority during a debate … Continue reading

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Illinois Lawmakers Eyeing Statewide High School Sports Takeover

-By Benjamin Yount SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Legislature certainly does not want to administer the state’s high school chess tournament, but lawmakers wouldn’t mind getting a piece of the millions of dollars high school basketball and high school football bring … Continue reading

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Illinois School: Gun Rights Only What Government Allows Them to Be (The School Also Disses General U.S. Grant!)

-By Warner Todd Huston The U.S. Constitution says that our Second Amendment rights shall not be infringed. That’s pretty straightforward. But a middle school in Illinois has decided that shall not really means that you have no rights unless government … Continue reading

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School Districts: Separate But Equal?

-By Lennie Jarratt Given the fact that educational opportunities are a significant factor in allowing students to move out of poverty, how can trapping children in failing schools because of their social strata be moral for a society, especially a … Continue reading

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Ex-Symbionese Liberation Army terrorist on University of Illinois faculty

-By John Ruberry My alma mater, the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has a faculty member, James Kilgore, who is a former member of a notorious terrorist group, the Symbionese Liberation Army. I guess the downstate campus felt left out … Continue reading

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Chicago Teachers Union: ‘This City Belongs to Black People’

-By Warner Todd Huston The Chicago Teachers Union (CTU) is pretty much run by communists and racebaiters. This month we get yet another example of that with a CTU organizer claiming that the city “belongs” to African Americans and not … Continue reading

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Chicago Public School Teacher Attacks Capitalism, Says Violent Revolution Coming

-By Warner Todd Huston The policy group called ALEC (the American Legislative Exchange Council) had its 40th anniversary meeting in Chicago on August 7, 8, and 9, but not everyone was celebrating. In front of the hotel at which the … Continue reading

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Ask Peter: Introducing The Truth-in-Tuition Act

From the office of Rep. Peter Roskam (R, Illinois 6th District)… “Sometimes folks defer going to college because of the unpredictability of the cost. Or sometimes they’ve got to drop out college because of the unpredictability of the cost. That’s … Continue reading

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Reminder: Teachers Unions Responsible for Illinois Pension Mess

-By Warner Todd Huston Over at his excellent McHenry County Blog, Cal Skinner has a good reminder of just who is in large part responsible for the pension mess in the State of Illinois. The teachers unions was one of … Continue reading

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Traitors: American Journalists Attack Koch Brothers, Support Al Jazeera

-By Warner Todd Huston Why is Chicago’s Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern falling all over itself to support enemies of the United States? There is a confluence of events over the last few weeks that perfectly proves the essential … Continue reading

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